Heather B Neuman

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Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Variation in the Types of Providers Participating in Breast Cancer Follow-Up Care: A SEER-Medicare Analysis
    Heather B Neuman
    Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol . 2016
  2. pmc Utility of Clinical Breast Examinations in Detecting Local-Regional Breast Events After Breast-Conservation in Women with a Personal History of High-Risk Breast Cancer
    Heather B Neuman
    Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 23:3385-91. 2016
  3. pmc Oncologists' perceived barriers to an expanded role for primary care in breast cancer survivorship care
    Heather B Neuman
    Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin
    Cancer Med 5:2198-204. 2016
  4. pmc Use of a novel statistical technique to examine the delivery of breast cancer follow-up care by different types of oncology providers
    Heather B Neuman
    Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program, Department of Surgery, UW Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    J Eval Clin Pract 22:737-44. 2016
  5. pmc Oncologists' Perspectives of Their Roles and Responsibilities During Multi-disciplinary Breast Cancer Follow-Up
    Heather B Neuman
    Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 23:708-14. 2016
  6. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness research: opportunities in surgical oncology
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, UW Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI Electronic address
    Semin Radiat Oncol 24:43-8. 2014
  7. pmc Patient demographic and tumor characteristics influencing oncologist follow-up frequency in older breast cancer survivors
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, UW Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, CSC H4 726, 600 Highland Ave, Madison, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:4128-36. 2013
  8. pmc Predictors of short-term postoperative survival after elective colectomy in colon cancer patients ≥ 80 years of age
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, UW Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:1427-35. 2013
  9. pmc Surgical treatment of colon cancer in patients aged 80 years and older : analysis of 31,574 patients in the SEER-Medicare database
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792 7375, USA
    Cancer 119:639-47. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Randomized clinical trials in colon cancer
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, H1206, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 19:183-204. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Variation in the Types of Providers Participating in Breast Cancer Follow-Up Care: A SEER-Medicare Analysis
    Heather B Neuman
    Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol . 2016
    ..This study aimed to describe the types of providers participating in early follow-up care of older breast cancer survivors and to identify factors associated with receipt of follow-up care from different types of providers...
  2. pmc Utility of Clinical Breast Examinations in Detecting Local-Regional Breast Events After Breast-Conservation in Women with a Personal History of High-Risk Breast Cancer
    Heather B Neuman
    Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 23:3385-91. 2016
    ..Our objective was to examine how local-regional events are detected in a contemporary, national cohort of high-risk breast cancer survivors...
  3. pmc Oncologists' perceived barriers to an expanded role for primary care in breast cancer survivorship care
    Heather B Neuman
    Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin
    Cancer Med 5:2198-204. 2016
    ..The identified barrier most challenging to address may be the limited capacity of the current primary care system to manage follow-up for breast cancer survivors. ..
  4. pmc Use of a novel statistical technique to examine the delivery of breast cancer follow-up care by different types of oncology providers
    Heather B Neuman
    Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program, Department of Surgery, UW Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    J Eval Clin Pract 22:737-44. 2016
    ..The objective was to examine patterns of breast cancer follow-up provided by different types of oncologists and develop a statistical means of quantifying visit distribution over time...
  5. pmc Oncologists' Perspectives of Their Roles and Responsibilities During Multi-disciplinary Breast Cancer Follow-Up
    Heather B Neuman
    Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 23:708-14. 2016
    ..Our objective was to provide insight into why different types of oncologists believe their participation in follow-up is necessary...
  6. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness research: opportunities in surgical oncology
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, UW Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI Electronic address
    Semin Radiat Oncol 24:43-8. 2014
    ..Multiple current initiatives by the American College of Surgeons and the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology continue to expand the infrastructure for CER in surgical oncology. ..
  7. pmc Patient demographic and tumor characteristics influencing oncologist follow-up frequency in older breast cancer survivors
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, UW Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, CSC H4 726, 600 Highland Ave, Madison, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:4128-36. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to examine current patterns of oncologist breast cancer follow-up and determine the association between patient and tumor characteristics and follow-up frequency...
  8. pmc Predictors of short-term postoperative survival after elective colectomy in colon cancer patients ≥ 80 years of age
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, UW Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:1427-35. 2013
    ..The objective was to identify overall health measures that are predictive of poor survival after elective surgery in these oldest-old colon cancer patients...
  9. pmc Surgical treatment of colon cancer in patients aged 80 years and older : analysis of 31,574 patients in the SEER-Medicare database
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792 7375, USA
    Cancer 119:639-47. 2013
    ..The objective of the current study was to describe patterns of surgery in patients aged ≥ 80 years with colon cancer and examine outcomes with and without colectomy...
  10. doi request reprint Randomized clinical trials in colon cancer
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, H1206, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 19:183-204. 2010
    ..We review those randomized controlled trials that have most impacted the clinical management of patients with colon cancer in 2009...
  11. pmc Determining breast cancer axillary surgery within the surveillance epidemiology and end results-Medicare database
    Ryan K Schmocker
    Department of Surgery, UW Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin
    J Surg Oncol 109:756-9. 2014
    ..The objective was to develop an algorithm using SEER registry and claims data to classify extent of axillary surgery for breast cancer...
  12. doi request reprint Impact of a temporary stoma on the quality of life of rectal cancer patients undergoing treatment
    Heather B Neuman
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:1397-403. 2011
    ..This study prospectively evaluates QOL in stage I-III rectal cancer patients undergoing sphincter-preserving surgery (SPS) with a temporary diverting stoma...
  13. pmc Impact of neoadjuvant chemotherapy on wound complications after breast surgery
    Marquita R Decker
    Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792 7375, USA
    Surgery 152:382-8. 2012
    ..Use of neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer is increasing. The objective was to examine risk of postoperative wound complications in patients receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer...
  14. pmc Wound complications after inguinal lymph node dissection for melanoma: is ACS NSQIP adequate?
    Carly E Glarner
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:2049-55. 2013
    ..In the current study, the multicenter American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP) was utilized to examine the frequency and predictors of wound complications after ILND...
  15. doi request reprint Treatment for patients with rectal cancer and a clinical complete response to neoadjuvant therapy: a decision analysis
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10065, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 52:863-71. 2009
    ..Therefore, the objective was to develop a decision-analytic model to evaluate the relative benefits of surgery vs. observation in rectal cancer patients who achieve clinical complete response after neoadjuvant chemoradiation...
  16. doi request reprint Squamous-cell carcinoma of the anal canal: predictors of treatment outcome
    Ramin Roohipour
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:147-53. 2008
    ..The incidence of anal canal squamous-cell carcinoma is increasing. Limited data exist on predictors of treatment failure. This study was designed to identify predictors for relapse/persistence after first-line therapy...
  17. doi request reprint A single-institution validation of the AJCC staging system for stage IV melanoma
    Heather B Neuman
    Gastric and Mixed Tumor Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Ave, Room H1221, New York, NY, 10065, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:2034-41. 2008
    ..We sought to validate the current AJCC staging system in a contemporary, prospectively collected cohort of patients and explore additional factors that may influence prognosis...
  18. pmc Patient expectations of functional outcomes after rectal cancer surgery: a qualitative study
    Jason Park
    1Department of Surgery, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada 2Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 3Department of Health Policy and Management, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 4Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 5Department of Surgery, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Dis Colon Rectum 57:151-7. 2014
    ..Rectal cancer patients' expectations of health and function may affect their disease- and treatment-related experience, but how patients form expectations of postsurgery function has received little study...
  19. doi request reprint Impact of axillary ultrasound and core needle biopsy on the utility of intraoperative frozen section analysis and treatment decision making in women with invasive breast cancer
    Holly Caretta-Weyer
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792 7375, USA
    Am J Surg 204:308-14. 2012
    ..A secondary aim was to evaluate the impact on the utility of intraoperative sentinel lymph node (SLN) frozen section...
  20. doi request reprint Management of the axilla
    Barbara Zarebczan Dull
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 600 Highland Avenue, H4 726 CSC, Madison, WI 53792 7375, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 93:429-44. 2013
    ..Determining the optimal timing of SLN in patients undergoing neoadjuvant chemotherapy and the prognostic and clinical significance of micrometastases remain areas of research...
  21. pmc The Role of Intraoperative Pathologic Assessment in the Surgical Management of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ
    Marquita R Decker
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 23:2788-94. 2016
    ..This study examined the relationship between intraoperative pathologic assessment and subsequent operations in patients with a diagnosis of DCIS...
  22. pmc Temporal Trends in Postmastectomy Radiation Therapy and Breast Reconstruction Associated With Changes in National Comprehensive Cancer Network Guidelines
    Lane L Frasier
    Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison
    JAMA Oncol 2:95-101. 2016
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  23. pmc Stage IV breast cancer in the era of targeted therapy: does surgery of the primary tumor matter?
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Cancer 116:1226-33. 2010
    ..The objective of the current study was to identify subsets of patients who may benefit from primary tumor treatment and assess the frequency of local disease progression...
  24. doi request reprint Randomized clinical trials in rectal and anal cancers
    Jason Park
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 19:205-23. 2010
    ..The article discusses the major RCTs and relevant findings that have impacted clinical management most and includes most but not all RCTs on therapy for rectal cancer published during this period...
  25. doi request reprint Rectal cancer patients' quality of life with a temporary stoma: shifting perspectives
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 55:1117-24. 2012
    ..Patients with rectal cancer who have a temporary ostomy report good quality of life despite identifying a number of stoma-related difficulties...
  26. pmc Current Trends in the Management of Phyllodes Tumors of the Breast
    Taiwo Adesoye
    Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research WiSOR Program, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, Madison, WI, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 23:3199-205. 2016
    ..Without prospective trials to guide management, NCCN also recommends consideration of radiation therapy (XRT). We describe current patterns of care for the multidisciplinary management of phyllodes tumors...
  27. ncbi request reprint Is internet information adequate to facilitate surgical decision-making in familial adenomatous polyposis?
    Heather B Neuman
    Colorectal Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, Room C 1079, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 50:2135-41. 2007
    ..Our objective was to examine internet information regarding prophylactic surgery for familial adenomatous polyposis to determine its adequacy in facilitating patient participation in surgical decision-making...
  28. pmc Development of a list of high-risk operations for patients 65 years and older
    Margaret L Schwarze
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison
    JAMA Surg 150:325-31. 2015
    ..No consensus exists regarding the definition of high-risk surgery in older adults. An inclusive and precise definition of high-risk surgery may be useful for surgeons, patients, researchers, and hospitals...
  29. pmc Quality of online information to support patient decision-making in breast cancer surgery
    Jordan G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
    J Surg Oncol 112:575-80. 2015
    ..Breast cancer patients commonly use the internet as an information resource. Our objective was to evaluate the quality of online information available to support patients facing a decision for breast surgery...
  30. pmc Optimizing Cancer Care Delivery through Implementation Science
    Taiwo Adesoye
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    Front Oncol 6:1. 2016
    ..We then apply these concepts to a current cancer care delivery challenge in women's health, specifically the implementation of a surgery decision aid for women newly diagnosed with breast cancer. ..
  31. ncbi request reprint Is there a role for decision aids in cancer-related decisions?
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, United States
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 62:240-50. 2007
    ..Some studies suggest less decisional conflict and improved satisfaction with decision-making as a result. Whether use of a decision aid impacts the actual decisions made by patients, however, is less evident...
  32. ncbi request reprint Can differences in bowel function after surgery for rectal cancer be identified by the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer quality of life instrument?
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Ave, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:1727-34. 2007
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  33. ncbi request reprint Stage-IV melanoma and pulmonary metastases: factors predictive of survival
    Heather B Neuman
    Gastric and Mixed Tumor Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Ave, Room H1221, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:2847-53. 2007
    ..We reviewed a contemporary, single-institution experience to evaluate the natural history of stage-IV melanoma metastatic to the lung and identify factors predictive of survival...
  34. doi request reprint Leveraging comparative effectiveness research to improve the quality of multidisciplinary care for breast cancer patients
    Lane L Frasier
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI, USA
    Cancer Treat Res 164:15-30. 2015
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  35. ncbi request reprint Desmoid tumors (fibromatoses) of the breast: a 25-year experience
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY, 10021, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:274-80. 2008
    ..Breast desmoid tumors are rare and often clinically mistaken for carcinoma. We reviewed our 25-year institutional experience with breast desmoid tumors...
  36. ncbi request reprint Superselective catheterization and embolization as first-line therapy for lower gastrointestinal bleeding
    Heather B Neuman
    Department of Surgery, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7228, USA
    Am Surg 71:539-44; discussion 544-5. 2005
    ..There was no mortality in our series. In this series, SSCE was an effective first-line therapy for LGIB. Rebleeding and ischemia rates were low...
  37. ncbi request reprint Lymphatic mapping and sentinel lymphadenectomy prior to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in patients with large breast cancers
    David W Ollila
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Am J Surg 190:371-5. 2005
    ..LM/SL in patients with large breast cancers is controversial. We examined the accuracy of LM/SL prior to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in patients with large (>3.5 cm) breast cancers...
  38. pmc The role of radiation in retroperitoneal sarcomas
    Pranshu Mohindra
    Department of Human Oncology, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, 600 Highland Avenue, K4 B100, Madison, WI, 53792, USA
    Curr Treat Options Oncol 14:425-41. 2013
    ..Participation in prospective studies should be highly encouraged...